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There are 7 ways to get from London to Kigali by plane, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly London City to Kigali  •  13h 23m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Kigali (KGL) LCY - KGL

$554 - $905

Cheapest option

Fly London Heathrow to Kigali  •  13h 31m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Kigali (KGL) LHR - KGL

$277 - $787

5 alternative options

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Kigali  •  13h 33m

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Kigali (KGL) LGW - KGL

$336 - $1,035

Train to London Luton, fly to Kigali  •  14h 2m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Kigali (KGL) LTN - KGL

$369 - $1,135

Fly London Stansted to Kigali  •  14h 2m

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Kigali (KGL) STN - KGL

$411 - $1,235

Train to Southend, fly to Kigali  •  14h 11m

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Kigali (KGL) SEN - KGL

$432 - $1,332

Fly London Heathrow to Bujumbura, drive  •  17h 30m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Bujumbura (BJM) LHR - BJM
  2. Drive from Bujumbura to Kigali

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The cheapest way to get from London to Kigali is to fly which costs £210 - £650 and takes 13h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from London to Kigali is to fly which costs £420 - £700 and takes 13h 23m.

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The distance between London and Kigali is 4119 miles.

It takes approximately 13h 23m to get from London to Kigali, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from London City Airport to Kigali Airport. The quickest flight takes 13h 40m and has one stopover.

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Kigali is 1h ahead of London. It is currently 10:25 AM in London and 11:25 AM in Kigali.

Rwandair Express, LOT, Luxair and six other airlines offer flights from London City Airport to Kigali Airport.

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There are 240+ hotels available in Kigali. Prices start at $22 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London City Airport is to train which takes 21m and costs £3 - £4.

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Map of how to get from London to Kigali.
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  • Distance: 4118.7 miles
  • Duration: 13h 23m

What companies run services between London, England and Kigali, Rwanda?

KLM, Kenya Airways and nine other airlines fly from London Bank DLR to Kigali hourly.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from London City to Kigali via Budapest, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from London City to Kigali via Frankfurt, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from London City to Kigali via Luxembourg, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from London City to Kigali via Amsterdam Schiphol, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from London City to Kigali via Nice, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Flights from London City to Kigali via Dusseldorf, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from London Heathrow to Kigali via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from London Gatwick to Kigali via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from London Luton to Kigali via Budapest, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from London Luton to Kigali via Amsterdam Schiphol, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from London Luton to Kigali via Sofia, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from London Luton to Kigali via Basel, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from London Luton to Kigali via Vienna, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from London Stansted to Kigali via Budapest, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,200
Flights from London Stansted to Kigali via Vienna, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,200
Flights from London Stansted to Kigali via Nuremberg, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,200
Flights from London Stansted to Kigali via Frankfurt, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,200
Flights from London Stansted to Kigali via Salzburg, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,200
Flights from London Stansted to Kigali via Karlsruhe/Baden Baden, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,200
Flights from Southend to Kigali via Venice, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,300
Flights from Southend to Kigali via Amsterdam Schiphol, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,300
Flights from Southend to Kigali via Dublin, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
16h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,400
Flights from Southend to Kigali via Barcelona, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Kigali via Amsterdam Schiphol, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
13h 42m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from London City to Kigali via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $1,300
Flights from London Heathrow to Kigali via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $2,300
Flights from London Heathrow to Kigali via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Kigali via Nairobi, Bujumbura
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from London Gatwick to Kigali via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,700
Flights from London Luton to Kigali via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,900
Flights from London Luton to Kigali via Amsterdam Schiphol, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from London Stansted to Kigali via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,200
Flights from London Stansted to Kigali via Amsterdam Schiphol, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Southend to Kigali via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,300
Flights from Southend to Kigali via Amsterdam Schiphol, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from London Heathrow to Bujumbura via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from London Heathrow to Bujumbura via Amsterdam Schiphol, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,400
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from London City to Kigali via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$850 - $1,300
Flights from London City to Kigali via Amsterdam Schiphol, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from London Heathrow to Kigali via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $2,300
Flights from London Heathrow to Kigali via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Kigali via Nairobi, Bujumbura
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from London Gatwick to Kigali via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,700
Flights from London Luton to Kigali via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,900
Flights from London Luton to Kigali via Amsterdam Schiphol, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from London Stansted to Kigali via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,200
Flights from London Stansted to Kigali via Amsterdam Schiphol, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Southend to Kigali via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,300
Flights from Southend to Kigali via Amsterdam Schiphol, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from London Heathrow to Bujumbura via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from London Heathrow to Bujumbura via Paris CDG, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,700
Flights from London Heathrow to Bujumbura via Amsterdam Schiphol, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
14h 12m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London City to Kigali via Frankfurt, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,900
Flights from London Heathrow to Kigali via Brussels
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Kigali via Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Flights from London Heathrow to Bujumbura via Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
15h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,200
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Kigali via Brussels
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from London Heathrow to Bujumbura via Brussels
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $2,200
Rwandair Express
Website
rwandair.com
Flights from London City to Kigali via Frankfurt, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,900
Train operators
Thameslink
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $29

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